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Lexus Navigation Systems Malfunctioning Nationwide

06/08/2016, Lexus owners have been irked by malfunctioning navigation systems today. Many would have initially thought that it was an isolated problem limited to their car, but a quick internet search reveals that Lexus cars across the United States are facing the...

UberPOOL Will Pay You If It Delays Your Arrival

06/08/2016, UberPOOL enables users of the ride-hailing service to save money by sharing a ride with other users who are going the same way. It’s a great way to cut down on costs, but sometimes it can end up making you late as well, particularly if you’re...

Musk Denies Tesla Sourcing Batteries From Samsung

06/08/2016, It was reported yesterday that Tesla could be inking an agreement with Samsung SDI to source batteries for the Model 3. Tesla has worked with Panasonic in the past for batteries and many expect it to continue to do so. There was no official confirmation...

Permission Granted To Passenger Drone For US Flight Tests

06/07/2016, You might recall that earlier this year we reported on a Chinese company called Ehang. For those who forgot, this company creates drones and one of their drones is the Ehang 184 Autonomous Aerial Vehicle (AAV), which is basically a drone that is capable...

Tesla May Source Batteries From Samsung

06/07/2016, Tesla is in the business of making electric cars which means it needs batteries, lots of them. The company has set up a giant factory for producing batteries but it also sources them from other companies. A new report out of Korea suggests that Tesla...

Santiago’s Subway Will Soon Be Powered By Solar Energy

06/07/2016, One of the ways we can help protect our environment is by taking public transport which ultimately means that there would be less cars on the road. Imagine a bus that fits 50 passengers, all of whom could have easily been driving a car each. Now just...

American Airlines Links Up With ViaSat For In-flight Wi-Fi

06/06/2016, American Airlines has decided against expanding Gogo’s reach as its in-flight Wi-Fi provider, choosing to go with ViaSat instead. The two companies have inked a deal which will see satellite-powered Wi-Fi coming to 100 American Airlines’...

Norway Will Apparently Ban Sales Of Gas-Powered Cars By 2025

06/05/2016, It is probably only a matter of time before electric cars are the new standard. As the emphasis is placed on cutting down the amount of fuel we consumed, turning to hybrid or electric cars makes sense as it could potentially be cheaper as well for...

Volkswagen Looking Into Creating A Luxurious Uber Rival

06/02/2016, One of the reasons why Uber caught on so quickly was because just about anyone who has a driver’s license and a car can be an Uber driver. However unlike taxis, this also meant that there is no set standard in terms of what kind of car you might get....

Tesla Model 3 Won’t Get Free Access To Superchargers

06/01/2016, Tesla has Superchargers set up across the United States where owners can quickly charge their vehicles. They allow owners of Tesla’s electric cars to drive from coast-to-coast without having to worry about running out of charge along the way. Access...

Tony Fadell Wants To Build A ‘Smart’ Go-Kart For Kids

05/29/2016, Some of you guys might know Tony Fadell as one of the fathers of the iPod, while others might know him as the co-creator of Nest, the company that brought us smart and connected home products like the smart thermostat, smoke detector, and so on. However...

Tesla Model S On Autopilot Crashes Into A Parked Van

05/27/2016, As Tesla has pointed out before, the Autopilot feature of their Model S cars is not meant to be a self-driving feature. If anything, we could just call it a smarter, more advanced version of cruise control, meaning that you still need to pay attention to...